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AARP offers free tax help for seniors

AARP will offer free tax preparation for seniors every Tuesday through April 14 at the Apple Valley Senior Citizens Club, 13188 Central Road, Apple Valley. You must have your Social Security or Medicare card, picture ID and last year’s return. Hours are 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Preparation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 760-247-3155 for more information.

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Blood drive set at Westech College

A Lifestream community blood drive will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Westech College, 14554 Seventh St. in Victorville. Donors will receive, while supplies last, a coupon for a small combo meal, courtesy of Jack in the Box. Donors also will receive a free cholesterol screening and Gift of Life Donor Loyalty points that may be redeemed in the online donor store at www. LStream.org. Those 15 and older are eligible to donate, but 15and 16-year-olds must provide […]

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Man trapped in truck successfully rescued

PHELAN — Firefighters successfully rescued a man trapped in his vehicle after a crash Monday night, authorities said. San Bernardino County Fire Department officials said in a Tuesday news release the man was trapped in his vehicle for 40 minutes, and was taken by a Mercy Air helicopter crew to a trauma hospital for treatment of his injuries.Firefighters and California Highway Patrol officials responded to a crash at the intersection of Duncan Road and Johnson Road […]

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Flagging continues for Highway 138 widening

Caltrans is continuing work on the $52.1 million State Route 138 Widening (West) Project. Through Friday this week, there will be daytime flagging between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. on SR-138 at Beekley Road. The flagging is necessary to complete curb and gutter concrete work at at Beekley, Phelan, Honey Creek and Tamarind roads. The flagging is necessary to complete electrical work at Beekley and Phelan roads and to install k-rail at Honey Creek and Tamarind roads. […]

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Hesperia City Council to discuss Syrian refugee resolution

HESPERIA — After millions of Syrians fled their war-torn country looking for safe haven, one High Desert municipality will discuss a resolution opposing certain refugees from relocating to its city.During Tuesday’s meeting, the Hesperia City Council will discuss a resolution that would prevent the relocation of refugees from the United States Refugee Resettlement Program to the city.Last September, President Barack […]

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Powerful picks at the Outpost

While it’s stood in its spot next to Interstate 15 — previously Highway 66 — since 1961, the Outpost Cafe in Hesperia is one of those places you’ve seen many times but may have never taken a chance for a meal.I know I did once but it was years ago and I blatantly can’t remember much about it.With that in mind, I treated this visit over the […]

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Agency, Hesperia councilman seek to dismiss Valles lawsuit

RIVERSIDE — Attorneys for a local wastewater agency and Hesperia city councilman have filed a motion in federal court to dismiss a lawsuit by the agency’s finance director which accuses them of retaliation after she said she sought to expose corruption.In the Feb. 9 filing, representatives for Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority and Councilman Russ Blewett say Angela Valles’ accusations are vague, baseless and don’t demonstrate proof of a systemic problem. […]

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Adelanto man sentenced in accidental shooting of son

VICTORVILLE — An Adelanto man who pleaded no contest to involuntary manslaughter in December for accidentally shooting and killing his 7-year-old son was in court earlier this month after being sentenced to 270 days in county jail, court records show.Julio Cervantes Sr. had a probation hearing Feb. 5, three weeks after his sentencing that included 48 months probation, according to court records. Cervantes received a conduct credit that could cut his jail sentence in half. […]

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Man who fled to Utah after alleged stabbing now back in San Bernardino

APPLE VALLEY — The man accused of stabbing another man to death and allegedly fleeing to Utah is now back in San Bernardino County, authorities said Monday.Laurence Caureliola Mixon, 30, was arrested on suspicion of murder Feb. 1 in Richfield, Utah. Mixon is suspected of slaying Victorville resident Brandon Huff, 30, after he was reportedly stabbed at an apartment in Apple Valley on Jan. […]

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Apple Valley Fire Protection District to get new board members

APPLE VALLEY — Appointments will be made Tuesday to fill vacancies on the Apple Valley Fire Protection District’s Board of Directors following the resignations of two board members.Tamara Alaniz and Cliff Earp announced their resignations at the board’s Jan. 19 meeting, according to Fire Chief Sid Hultquist, and interviews were conducted last week with six potential replacements.Apple Valley residents Michael Karen and Tom Piper confirmed they interviewed […]

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